Original Publication Date: 1 September, 2016
Publication / Source: Personalized Medicine
Authors: Shantanu Girotra, Kristina Yeghiazaryan & Olga Golubnitschaja
Breast cancer (BC) prevalence has reached an epidemic scale with half a million deaths annually. Current deficits in BC management include predictive and preventive approaches, optimized screening programs, individualized patient profiling, highly sensitive detection technologies for more precise diagnostics and therapy monitoring, individualized prediction and effective treatment of BC metastatic disease. To advance BC management, paradigm shift from delayed to predictive, preventive and personalized medical services is essential.